Allowing pop-up windows in your browser

Allowing pop-up windows in your browser

Allowing pop-up windows in your browser

When launched from LearnJCU, PebblePad opens in a new window to maximise the screen space available for managing your activity. If you do not see a new PebblePad window, you may not have allowed the jcu.edu.au domain as an exception in your browser preferences.

To enable pop-ups for the jcu.edu.au domain, make the following adjustments for your preferred browser:

firefox iconFirefox

  1. When clicking on a Pebble+ or ATLAS link in your LearnJCU look for a yellow notification bar with the message Firefox prevented the site from opening in a pop-up window (shown below)

  2. Click the Options button on the right of the notification bar and select Allow pop-ups for learnjcu.jcu.edu.au

  3. Go back to your LearnJCU home page then navigate back to your Pebble+ or ATLAS link and click it. PebblePad should now launch correctly in a separate window.

firefox notification bar

chrome pop-upsChrome

  1. When clicking on a Pebble+ or ATLAS link in your LearnJCU look for a red x at the right hand send of the address bar (shown below)

  2. Click the red x and select the Always allow pop-ups from learnjcu.edu.au option and click the Pebble+ Home link (circled below)

  3. Go back to your LearnJCU home page then navigate back to your Pebble+ or ATLAS link and click it. PebblePad should now launch correctly in a separate window.

chrome pop ups

safari pop-upsSafari

  1. If a PebblePad window does not appear clicking on a Pebble+ or ATLAS link in your LearnJCU go to the Safari menu and uncheck the Block Pop-Up Windows item if it is ticked.

  2. Go back to your LearnJCU home page then navigate back to your Pebble+ or ATLAS link and click it. PebblePad should now launch correctly in a separate window.

safari pop-up

ie pop-upsInternet Explorer

  1. When clicking on a Pebble+ or ATLAS link in your LearnJCU look information bar to indicate a pop-up has been blocked and listen for the notification sound. If your PebblePad window was block go to the Tools menu then select Pop-up Blocker then Pop-up Blocker Settings (as shown below)

  2. In the Address of website to allow field type *.jcu.edu.au then click the Add button. *.jcu.edu.au will appear in the list of allowed sites. Click the Close button.

  3. Go back to your LearnJCU home page then navigate back to your Pebble+ or ATLAS link and click it. PebblePad should now launch correctly in a separate window.

ie pop ups